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Spyware Bill 2005 (Australia)

June 10th 2005

A new bill has been introduced into Federal Parliament here in Australia, called the ‘Spyware Bill 2005’.  Note that the Bill is not yet law, and will not become so until Royal Assent is received.    You can download the entire Bill, as a PDF, at this link:http://parlinfoweb.aph.gov.au/PIWeb/view_document.aspx?id=1973&table=BILLS   Imagine… computer owners will have the […]

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Netscape again – are they nuts????

June 1st 2005

Y’know, I normally try to avoid repeating what other MVPs and anti-spyware bloggers are talking about, but this has got me seriously peeved.http://netrn.net/spywareblog/archives/2005/05/30/aol-verisign-truste-direct-revenue/ And Ben Edelman’s blog:http://www.benedelman.org/spyware/ns8/ What the hell is going on in Netscape world?  First the Netscape 8 XML bug and now this? Netscape touts their Trust Rating system as protecting users from, […]

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